Taxon  Report   6619 
Plantago major  L.
common plantain
Plantago major, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.
 

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© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California
Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places, wetland-riparian
Habitat: disturbed [Walker]
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: PLANTAGINACEAE  
Genus: Plantago
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Plantago asiatica
PLANTS: Plantago halophila
PLANTS: Plantago major ssp. intermedia
PLANTS: Plantago major var. asiatica
PLANTS: Plantago major var. intermedia
PLANTS: Plantago major var. pachyphylla
TJM2 + PLANTS: Plantago major var. pilgeri
TJM2 + PLANTS: Plantago major var. scopulorum
 Information about  Plantago major  from other sources:
Photos on Picasa / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (PLMA2)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 24, 2014).

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